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by Patrick Rauber
November 11th, 2019, 9:35 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago-Pizza and Riesling (and Piedmont)-November 19th (Coalfire)
Replies: 19
Views: 509

Re: Chicago-Pizza and Riesling (and Piedmont)-November 19th (Coalfire)

Sounds like this is coming together nicely! I am in!
Still trying to decide on wines. I'd like to see what others are bringing to see if there is a style that needs representation. But thinking about a Schafer-Frohlich GG and also something sweeter. Will decide and post.
by Patrick Rauber
November 7th, 2019, 7:47 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago-Pizza and Riesling (and Piedmont)-November 19th (Coalfire)
Replies: 19
Views: 509

Re: Chicago-Pizza and Reisling-November 19th (Coalfire)

I have this pairing a lot and absolutely love it! I have had anything from bone dry to Spatlese. I tend to be drawn more to a Feinherb or Kabinett level as the best pairings, but love the idea of a side by side tasting to see which types pair the best. I think the interplay between acidity and sweet...
by Patrick Rauber
October 25th, 2019, 12:28 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)
Replies: 51
Views: 1563

Re: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)

Sounds great, fellas.
I am planning to bring a 2014 Benoit Dehu Cuvee La Rue Noyers Blanc de Noirs and 2006 Domaine Marquis d'Angerville Volnay 1er Cru Les Fremiets.
by Patrick Rauber
October 24th, 2019, 7:12 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)
Replies: 51
Views: 1563

Re: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday)

Thank you all for the welcome.

I was thinking that a Burgundy night would be interesting, as I am very much a novice on the region and interested in learning more. But, Champagne is a favorite of mine and always a good time.

For what it's worth - Piedmont and Germany are my strong suits.
by Patrick Rauber
October 23rd, 2019, 6:10 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)
Replies: 51
Views: 1563

Re: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday)

Hey guys, I just wanted to introduce myself - I am the +1 that Adam mentioned. I am looking forward to meeting you guys and drinking some good wine.

Any thoughts on a theme?

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